MOSCOW, Dec 22 — RIA Novosti. The head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov said that the New York Daily News published an article in which the plain text justifies and applauds the murder of the Russian Ambassador in Turkey Andrey Karlov.
The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said earlier that the Ministry will send the New York Daily News the letter demands an apology for an article that killed the Russian diplomat Andrei Karlov compares with the Ambassador of the Third Reich. Zakharova noted that American journalist Hersh Kuntzman wrote that he “sheds tears” for the Ambassador. According to her, Kuntzman calls the murder of Charles “historical justice”, with the material as a whole justifies the actions of the terrorist.
Himself Kuntzman refused to apologize for his article.
“The American newspaper New York Daily News published an article in which the plain text justifies and applauds the murder of Andrew Charles, glorify a killer,” wrote Kadyrov on his page in Instagram.
“After this, neither the author of the libel Hersh Kuntzman nor the editor of the newspaper don’t feel guilty… It is an unprecedented arrogance, lack of the slightest signs of compassion for human grief, public support of terrorism”, — said the head of Chechnya.
Kadyrov also noted that Muslims of Russia and the world are outraged by the treacherous murder of Andrew Charles, and “those who directly or indirectly supported the killer, not only have no relation to Islam, and are its worst enemies.”
“Man, that shot of our Ambassador is the worst enemy of Islam. He was not worried about the fate of Muslims, he wanted to do everything he can to discredit Islam. He carried out the will and orders blissco state, which has claimed responsibility for the attack. Today there is no doubt that ISIS, like al-Qaeda (both group banned in Russia — ed.), is the brainchild of the intelligence services of the West,” — said the head of Chechnya.
The Russian diplomat was killed on Monday in Ankara for the opening of the exhibition. The offender fired several shots in the back of the Ambassador.
According to eyewitnesses, the gunman entered the room where the show was being held, in a business suit and tie and was accepted for guard Charles. As a result of police operations the assailant was killed.
In Russia, the attack on the diplomat called a terrorist attack. Responsibility for murder was undertaken by the Syrian armed coalition of “Jaish al-Fath” (which includes the militants of the banned in Russia, the group “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra”).